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Our Trip to the White House

Every year, the reigning NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Champion and team are invited to the White House to meet the President and take some really cool tours. Regardless of your political stance, it is a tremendous honor to be recognized by the President of the United States! I, of course, snapped my way throughout the […]


Brexton’s Playroom

We have a room in our house that Brexton basically claimed with all his toys, so shortly after his first birthday I decided I wanted to turn it into an organized playroom for him! One day while flipping through the pages of my Land of Nod sales catalog, I stumbled upon this awesome motorhome play tent! […]


Kalahari Resort

Family Fun at Kalahari Resort Being on the road with a little one means that I’m always looking for fun activities we can do as a family and not be cooped up all weekend – I know my mommies can relate!  And we are lucky to get to travel across the country, so I like […]


Ritz Carlton Grand Caymans

We only get three off weekends during the NASCAR schedule, and we really wanted to make the most out of our family trip! At Brexton’s age (13 months at the time) the obvious kid places were out (like Disney) because he is still a bit too young and we wanted a place the whole family […]


Design and be Creative at Beads Inc.

You all know that I love designing and being creative.  I’ve always thought it would be fun to design my own jewelry for a unique and one-of-a-kind look.  Lucky for me (and you!), I found Beads, Inc. here in Charlotte where you can do just that! It’s seriously the best place for a fun and […]


Brexton’s Nursery

Where do I even begin with Brexton’s nursery? From location to theme to renovations, I was all over the map! First, let me start with the location. As a first-time parent, I had so many questions going through my mind; like, should we let him sleep in our room for a few months or put […]


Superhero Centerpiece Idea

If you follow me on Snapchat (Samantha.Busch), then you probably saw me documenting my DIY centerpieces for Brexton’s first birthday last month. For those of you that followed along, you saw that they took A LOT of time! I am writing this blog because these centerpieces turned out so adorable, and they aren’t actually that […]


Brexton’s Superhero Bash

Our little superhero turned one on May 18! Mommy had so much fun planning his party that I wanted to share some pictures and party planning details with all of you! I think the hardest part of throwing a party is choosing a theme. We debated between race cars, jungle, primary colors and others, but […]


Day Date at the Whitewater Center

Whitewater Rapids, Hiking Trails, Rock Climbing and more all at one place What a fun birthday day my wonderful hubby threw for me! He knows that I love to workout and be active, so he planned a great day at the U.S. National Whitewater Center in Charlotte. We had never been there before, but had […]